The Center for the Arts at the Wilmette Park District offers a well-rounded curriculum including dance, music, theater and visual arts. Through classes, workshops, intensives and special events, the Center for the Arts provides ample opportunity for individuals to express ideas and emotions that cannot be communicated with language alone.

Come explore your creative side at the Center for the Arts, located at 3000 Glenview Road, in the Community Recreation Center.

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Contact Info

Center for the Arts Supervisor
Julie Nichols, CPRP
Email: Julie Nichols
p: 847-920-3927


Upcoming Auditions

Wilmette Improv Troupe Auditions: Monday, October 15, 4:00-6:30pm - We are searching for the silly, the zany and the fearless to join the Wilmette Improv Troupes! This year long program will teach students the art of improv, including timing, confidence, and content, all the while having fun as a team. Students are asked to perform a one-minute contemporary and/or original monologue to audition on October 15. Please email Wendy Avon to schedule an audition time.

Wilmette Children's Theater 2018-2019 season - Be a part of the Wilmette Children's Theater Family! Actors entering grades 1-8 are welcome to audition for roles in our four annual productions. For more information, see the Theater page.